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EPA Releases Proposed Cleanup Plan for Lower Duwamish Waterway

Posted in Environmental Quality, EPA, Federal, Natural Resources
Yesterday, EPA released a proposed plan for cleanup of the Lower Duwamish Waterway Superfund Site.  The release kicks off the 105-day public comment period. EPA estimates that the cleanup will cost $305 million.  Approximately 156 acres of contaminated sediments will be addressed using a combination of dredging, capping and enhanced natural recovery.  The proposed cleanup… Continue Reading